Diametric domestic and international trends continue – US Travel Association data shows solid domestic growth but faltering international demand

The latest data from the US Travel Association show domestic and International US travel trends for Jul-2019 largely followed trends that have been entrenched for…..

Thomas Cook sees smaller Turkish resorts, North African adventures, split-generation holidays and the return of the Moscow Mule cocktail as key travel trends from the UK in 2020

We all enjoy some downtime away from the pressures of work, and even if we travel as part of our employment, a break abroad remains…..

Thai takeaways – Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi’s second terminal to proceed, but government is against expansion of Airports of Thailand

Thailand’s prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says the government plans to proceed with the second terminal project at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International airport. The project is expected…..

CWT projects +8% growth for the meetings and events sector in 2020, but warns of gathering geopolitical and economic headwinds

CWT Meetings & Events (CWT M&E), the global meetings and events division of CWT, says the USD840 billion industry is poised for an +8% growth…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Flair Airlines reported…..

The trans-Atlantic shift – what impact, if any, will low cost long haul have on this important market?

Long haul low cost international operations are becoming a feature of the US-Europe market, introducing a new dynamic into the equation. Until now, the market…..

It’s time to ‘change the game’ – Clarity Travel reveals travel buyer rulebook that redefines the rules for procuring business travel

“Redefine the rules of engagement and make business travel a winning way for your organisation to become more competitive, productive and profitable.” The advice from…..

Perth airport’s former control centre and observation deck to be transformed into new pay to enter Aspire lounge

The fact that it is housed in Perth airport’s former control centre and a part of the observation deck, Swissport’s first Aspire lounge in Australia,…..

Top 20 Airlines by Aircraft on Order

In this week’s Did you know, we would take a closer look at the airlines with the largest aircraft on order. Top 20 Airlines by…..

Advantage Africa – an update on latest travel developments across the Continent

Is the African market finally ready to fulfil its full potential? Will a new more open approach to air connectivity finally open the door to…..